Under “Loch and Quay”

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November 27, 2017

Under “Loch and Quay”

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With a base on the shores of Loch Long, enjoy a relaxing loch cruise, take one of Scotland’s most memorable rail journeys past Kilchurn Castle and Loch Awe to the coastal town of Oban and enjoy the delights of pretty inveraray.

Daily Itinerary

Day 1
We travel north from West Wales, and with suitable comfort stops, we make our way to Gretna Green for our overnight stop.

Day 2
Continue our journey north to Tarbet for a cruise on Loch Lomond, a delightful way to enjoy the scenery of the ‘bonnie banks’, Ben Lomond and the dramatic northern end of the loch. The skipper will give a live commentary and a cup of tea or coffee will be served. We will then continue our journey to our base for the next 3 nights in Arrochar.

Day 3
A day of touring around some beautiful Scottish scenery today, with an excursion to Perthshire. Travel via Creiff, to Aberfeldy, Scotland’s first fair trade town and onwards to the conservation village of Kenmore. Pass Loch Tay and view the mighty falls of Dochart in the village of Killin before returning.

Day 4
After breakfast, we will travel to Crianlarich, and join the Scotrail’s scenic rail service. We will pass through the beautiful Glen Lochy and the ancient ruin of Kilchurn Castle, onwards to Loch Awe and finally the coastal town of Oban. Enjoy some free time here before re-joining the coach and travelling to the pretty and popular town of inveraray, with a visit to inverary Jail County Court, now a living museum, where real people portray life in a 19th century prison.

Day 5
Sadly, we bid farewell to Arrochar and start our journey south as far as preston for out overnight stay.

Day 6
We continiue our journey back to West Wales, making suitable comfort stops en-route.

Departure Returning Days Price
May 21, 2018 May 26, 2018 6 Days £388.00 per person sharing £74.00 single supplement

Price Includes

5 nights dinner, bed & breakfast.
All coach travel and excursions as in itenerary.
Entertainment in Arrochar Hotel on 1 night.
Cruise on Loch Lomond with cup of tea/coffee.
Admission to Ineveraray Jail & Court House.
Single rail journey from Crinlarich to Oban.

Price Excludes

Admission charges are NOT included unless listed.

Info about the hotel

Hotel 1
1 night at Gretna Hall Hotel, Gretna Green

Hotel 2
3 nights at Arrochar Hotel, Arrochar

Hotel 3
1 night at Holiday Inn, Preson

Ameneties

All rooms en-suite with TV, Bar, Hairdryer, Lift / Elevator, Restaurant, Tea / Coffee making facilities

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